"This is an excellent book that provides a concise overview of evaluating competence to stand trial. The authors highlight the most important points and walk readers through the evaluation and testimony process, combining research with practice. Novice clinicians will gain much from the insights in this book, and seasoned veterans will not be disappointed."--Doody's
About the Author
is Associate Professor, Department of Psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Lithia, FL.Ronald Roesch
is Professor of Psychology at Simon Fraser University in Canada.